Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ

Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ (39) was born and raised in the Silicon Valley. In 1988 he started working with "R&A Professional Consultants", one of the first computer consultation firms in the valley. After undergraduate work at Santa Clara University he entered the "Society of Jesus", a religious order of the Catholic Church also known as "The Jesuits".

As a Jesuit, Fr. Robert has worked as a teacher, a software developer, a retreat director, a telecom deployment manager, an associate pastor, and the Director of Vocation Promotion for the Jesuit of North America.

In 2001 Fr. Robert started technology-based blogging for "The Tech Stop" which evolved into video views on the "gadget" YouTube channel ( Fr. Robert has been a contributor to CSPAN, FOX-5 (DC), BBC World News, NPR and Al Jazeera on topics of technology, religion and society.

He is a host on This Week in Enterprise Tech and Know How... and is a guest on many other TWiT shows. He reviewed products for Before You Buy and hosted Coding 101 and Padre's Corner.


Know How...

Know How...

Get the know how to make technology work for you.

Hosted by: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ, Bryan Burnett

This Week in Enterprise Tech

This Week in Enterprise Tech

Keep up on the latest in cutting edge enterprise tech.

Hosted by: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ, Brian Chee, Curt Franklin, Louis Maresca